What Am I? 18

Below I’ve listed the key chemicals found in a commonly available  product, which may be slightly UK-centric.  I’ve drawn the chemical structures of principal components where simple and appropriate; given the E number or CAS number (however tempting Sigma-Aldrich catalogue numbers would be) if no simple chemical structure exists for an additive; and given the chemical formulae or name if neither of the above make sense.  See if you can guess what this is!  If no one gets it within 24 hours, I will post a clue.  If you guess on Twitter (@kjhaxton), please DM your guess so others can play.


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  1. 1)sodium lauryl ether sulphate-used as detergent and surfactant
    2)limonene- used in cosmetic products
    3)beta citronellol- flavour and fragrance agent
    4)geraniol-effective plant based mosquito repellant,perfumery and flavoring agent
    5)propylene glycol-as a moisturizer in cosmetics,food and toothpaste and as a coolant
    6)cellosolve- varnish removers and degreasing solutions
    7)Benzo(D) Isothiazol-3-one-acts as disinfectant and platelet aggregation inhibitor
    8)denatonium benzoate-used to denature alcohol,as an antifreeze

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